Coleman's Chromodoris / Sea Slug (Chromodoris colemani) - Marine Life - Liveaboard Diving

Coleman's Chromodoris / Sea Slug

Coleman's Chromodoris
Coleman's Chromodoris
Credit: Johan Folmeus
Coleman's Chromodoris
Coleman's Chromodoris
Credit: Johan Folmeus
Coleman's Chromodoris / Sea Slug Chromodoris colemani
Description

Coleman's Chromodoris (Chromodoris colemani) is a small nudibranch / sea slug found in the Western Pacific, Coral Triangle, and parts of South-East Asia. It can sometimes be confused or misidentified with the Magnificent Chromodoris (Chromodoris magnifica), which is similar in size and colouration.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Gastropoda
Order: Nudibranchia (Nudibranchs)
Family: Chromodorididae (Chromodorididae)
Genus: Chromodoris (Chromodoris)
Species: Chromodoris colemani
Size
Average Size: 2 centimetres

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